By SYuKurytowncrierbakery. Chair. At Sunday, October 27th 2019, 12:02:33 PM.
These size designations have more to do with the chair user's height than weight. However, if a shorter chair user requires a wider seat or extra lifting capacity, wide chairs come in their own versions of Small, Medium, and Large, etc. That way someone who is short, but who weighs a lot will have a chair that fits more comfortably than a traditional sized lift chair made for someone much taller.
Chairs as you can imagine have a long history, for as long as there has been man (and woman) there has been the need to sit down on something comfortable, or as comfortable as was available, affordable and most importantly perhaps "allowable".
Armless upholstered chairs have been in existence for quite some time. Indeed, the practice of padding or upholstering chairs dates back to the 16th century when they were used by the wealthy as a symbol of their affluence and luxury. Armless upholstered chairs also followed this development closely and have been in use since then. Armless upholstered chairs present several advantages or benefits that give them favorable consideration.